Turai Yar’Adua Runs To Obasanjo For Help As EFCC Goes After Daughter

Former First Lady, Turai Yar’Adua, on Saturday allegedly visited former President Olusegun Obasanjo in his residence in Abeokuta, the Ogun state capital Premium Times learnt. Mrs. Yar’Adua, reportedly accompanied to the former president’s residence by businessman Kenny Martins, met privately with Mr.

Oil, curse to Niger Delta – MULADE

By Akpokona Omafuaire WARRI—THE Chairman Kokodiagbene Community of Gbaramatu Kingdom, Warri South West Local Government Area of Delta State, Sheriff Mulade, has said that crude oil exploration and exploitation has become a curse to the region. Mulade who spoke in Kokodiagbene during the commissioning of the N30million community hall built

Iheanacho set to lead Manchester City

Former Golden Eaglet star, Kelechi Iheanacho has boasted that he has had a good pre-season with Manchester City and is ready to lead the team in the challenge for trophies. The post Iheanacho set to lead Manchester City appeared first on Vanguard News.

Police Confirm Kidnap Of 90-year-old Grandmother In Delta

The Delta Police Command has confirmed the abduction of a 90-year-old grandmother, Madam Helen Ojeogwu, by gunmen. The command said the nonegerian was abducted from her home in Azungwu quarters, Ogwashi-Uku, in Aniocha South local government area of the state.

Police investigate officer over land grabbing allegation

By Esther Onyegbula Lagos State Police Command is investigating one of its officers, identified as DSP Okon Effiong, over allegation of land grabbing. It was gathered that Lagos State Commissioner of Police, Mr. Fatia Owoseni, ordered the Officer in Charge of the XSquad Unit Lagos State command, CSP Adenola Johnson,

South Sudan unveils plan to end conflict

South Sudan’s government is due to unveil its own peace plan in the Ethiopian capital Addis Abbaba, just days after the government refused to sign a regional plan to end the conflict, Al Jazeera has learned. Ateny Wek Ateny, South Sudan presidential spokesperson, will not offer any details of the peace

Siasia: We missed unpardonable chances in Congo

AFTER Nigeria’s narrow win over Congo, coach Samson Siasia applauded his team for their gritty performance that moved them a step closer to Olympic qualification. The Nigeria Under-23s advanced to the Olympic qualification play-offs on Sunday thanks to a 2-1 aggregate victory over Congo.

DSS Besieges PDP National Secretariat

Officials of the Department of State Security Services on Monday, August 3, besieged the national secretariat of the Peoples Democratic Party. This is in connection with the crisis that ensued between the national leadership and staff of the party over plans to reduce the staff strength, salaries and allowances by

Saving The PDP: Before The Streams of Oblivion Come Calling

Editor’s note: The 2015 general elections in Nigeria brought many changes to the political structure of Nigeria. While the APC and president Muhammadu Buhari are learning to embrace their power status, the PDP is adjusting to its new role as the main opposition party in Nigeria. The Naij.

India orders 850 adult websites blocked

India has ordered internet service providers to block access to more than 850 adult websites in what the government has described as a way to protect social decency, media reports say. NN Kaul, a spokesperson for India’s telecoms department, said on Monday that the government was trying to control easy